January 18th, 2013

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56% of all subscription service Rhapsody's music listening came from mobile phones in 2012, up from 27% in 2011. Now it's trying to capitalise on that by cutting its monthly price by half. Well, for...

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December 21st, 2012

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Could stronger partnerships between streaming services and mobile operators be the next giant leap forwards for the US digital music market? Companies are jockeying for position if and when it happens. Here's...

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December 17th, 2012

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Music subscription service Rhapsody has been working on an iPad app for some time now, in response to demand from a growing proportion of its users. Now the app is finally live on Apple's App Store...

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November 30th, 2012

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In February this year, a rumpus blew up about Paul McCartney's back catalogue not being available on streaming music services, before it emerged that it had been removed back in 2010. That's changing...

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November 7th, 2012

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Streaming music service Rhapsody has revamped its Android app with what it's calling a "new concierge feature" called Replay, which suggests music based on a user's listening history at that time and day. "They...

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April 13th, 2012

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Spotify isn’t the only streaming music firm getting excited about plugging apps into its service. Rdio’s VP of engineering Todd Berman tells Evolver.fm that his company is also keen to do more...

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March 12th, 2012

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Rhapsody’s product head Jon Maples has been stressing the importance of mobile to the subscription music service’s growth. He tells Evolver.fm that nearly half of all Rhapsody listening already...

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October 4th, 2011

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Music service Rhapsody is buying rival Napster with the latter’s current owner Best Buy taking a minority stake in Rhapsody in return. “This deal will further extend Rhapsody’s lead over...

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August 18th, 2011

US streaming music service Rhapsody has struck a deal with mobile operator MetroPCS to bundle its service into its $60 monthly tariff for Android handsets. People on the plan will get full access to the...

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